Posts tagged "Flashback Weekend"

August 8-10: Weekend Horror Roundup

August 8-10: Weekend Horror Roundup
One would think Halloween was right around the corner, looking at the decent amount of events scheduled for this weekend around Chicago. Since many fans will be flocking to Flashback, let’s just get started with the list right away, shall we? The events below start out with August 8-10 dates, finishing up with ongoing plays... Read more »

Chicago Horror: Weekend Events Sept. 20-22

Chicago Horror: Weekend Events Sept. 20-22
As always, there are plenty of events to tide Chicago horror fans over this weekend, plus a few festivals outside the city that are well worth attending. It’s only going to get more eventful over these next two months. The Halloween season has officially begun! Saturday, meet Svengoolie at Lisa Marie Varon‘s Squared Circle restaurant... Read more »

Deadite Triple Feature at Midway Drive-In!

Deadite Triple Feature at Midway Drive-In!
Horror nights at the drive-in tend to leave memories engrained in our minds for years to come, and this weekend will be no exception thanks to the favored “Deadite” theme! Evil Dead franchise fans will rejoice and gather together at this one night only event at the Midway Drive-In presented by Flashback Weekend! Saturday, June... Read more »
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Ten Strangely Thrilling Chicago-Area Events April 20th

Ten Strangely Thrilling Chicago-Area Events April 20th
This week’s shocking news events and the severe weather took its toll on many people, but take a look at this list of strangely thrilling events in the surrounding areas of Chicago happening TONIGHT, Saturday, April 20th, that may satisfy any urgent needs for escapism. Thrilling? Sure. Fans of weird cinema and macabre exhibits flock... Read more »

It's Drive-In Season!

It's Drive-In Season!
The good old days of the drive-in experience are not completely confined to our precious memories. New memories can still be created at a few select locations still in operation here in the Midwest. Even better, it’s still possible to see a classic horror movie under the stars in 2013! Sadly, these remaining drive-ins have... Read more »

World Premiere of Chicago Filmmaker Ryan Oliver's Work

World Premiere of Chicago Filmmaker Ryan Oliver's Work
It’s quite true that if you work hard at something, success shall come in due time. Director/actor/special effects artist Ryan Oliver knows this well. After having spent three years working on a film titled Air Conditions, it is finished and ready for the masses to enjoy on the big screen. Ryan’s always got a few... Read more »
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Dusk to Dawn Horrorfest at Midway Drive-In

Dusk to Dawn Horrorfest at Midway Drive-In
Are you an insomniac of the horror movie-loving variety, or just a diehard fan? Saturday, September 22nd, the Midway Drive-In has a treat for you! It’s a night of bloodshed on the big, 90 ft. screen under the stars! Mayhem with vampires, zombies, and hardcore revenge! Near Dark is one of my top favorite films!... Read more »

Flashback Weekend Horror Convention's 10th Anniversary

Flashback Weekend Horror Convention's 10th Anniversary
Local horror fans are probably really familiar with Flashback. No? Buckle in and read on! Flashback Weekend Horror Convention celebrates its 10th Anniversary show this weekend on August 10-12, 2012 in Rosemont, IL at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare. Celebrity guests galore, movies, costumes, zombie pinups, Svengoolie, and even a Friday the 13th movie reunion!... Read more »
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